Mark Treffers

Mark Treffers (Partner, Australian Capital Territory) has more than 30 years’ experience as a litigation and dispute resolution specialist in all areas of commercial, construction, compensation and insurance disputes, and regulatory risk advice.

He acts for many of Australia’s leading corporations, insurers and banks, as well as government agencies.

Mark’s expertise spans legislative and regulatory advising, liability and compensation claims including toxic torts and multi-party disputes, employment disputes and investigations, professional indemnity, public liability, D&O and EPL claims, work health and safety risk and breaches and disputes with serious reputational risk. He also manages commercial litigation and advises in public sector employment disputes.

Working with clients, Mark specialises in early alternative dispute resolution, strategic management of potential disputes, and practical resolution of risk exposure in the workplace. However, when appropriate, Mark applies his significant litigation experience to manage disputes across State and Federal jurisdictions in both courts and tribunals and often appears as an advocate.

He also advises in public and private sector employment disputes, occupational health and safety compliance, and administrative law matters.

Some significant clients include ACT Government, Airservices Australia, Department of Defence, Guild Insurance, Zurich Insurance, Chubb Insurance and Wesfarmers.

Mark has mediation credentials from both LEADR and the University of Windsor Law School.

Disclaimer: Some of the information on this page refers to our experience in Australian States and Territories other than New South Wales. Due to advertising restrictions in New South Wales, we are prohibited from publishing information about some of the legal services which we provide in that State.

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